Support Worker Waking Nights

D013507
£9.50 - £9.50 Per Hour
Southampton
England, Hampshire, South East England
Permanent
Closing Date: January 17, 2022
Support Worker Waking Nights

Support Workers needed for Waking Nights in the SO40/Totton area of Southampton. Full time and Part time shifts available. 

Whether you have experience or not, we will help support you to reach your full potential by providing you with all the necessary training, guidance and support you need to complete your care certificate and further qualifications.

The 5 people we support live in their own bungalow in Totton and have variying needs and range in ages from 24 to 75 with learning disabilities, hard of hearing, dementia, epilepsy and mobility support is required.  During the day, they enjoy going to church, the local beach and the New Forest.  They also like listening to music of the 50s and 60s and enjoy intensive interaction.  Also they enjoy lots of arts and crafts, baking and karaoke.

If you have worked with people of advancing years or if you have experience of working with younger people previously this could be the job for you.

The role will involve:

  • You will be checking the people we support at regular intervals throughout the night to ensure they are comfortable.
  • Provide personal care when required.
  • Conduct housework, including cleaning and laundry.
  • You will keep records, using IT systems as required to help.
  • Updating support plans, incident log and health and safety checks.

Shift pattern: Fom 9:00pm - 7:30am. Whether you have a background in retail, hospitality, construction, or supported a family member, worked for the NHS, In mental health or Health Care, we would love to hear from you. For more information about the service and people we support, please contact Debbie on 07738 687865.

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  • An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.
  • We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.
  • As Disability Confident Leaders , we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy - Dimensions has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees.
  • As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application. Please contact the Resourcing Consultant Team on 03003039150.
  • We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.

“Other organisations may call this role Community Support Worker, Residential Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Social Care Worker, Social Care Assistant or, Bank HCA, Healthcare Assistant or Carer.”

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